May 5 - 12, 2016
'First Friday' tomorrow, Friday, May 6
Mass, 9:00am; Eucharistic Adoration (with Rosary and Divine Mercy), 9:45am
(Mass and Adoration in Spanish, 7:00pm)
Happy Mother's Day!
Special blessings to all our moms, grandmothers, godmothers, aunts, and other important women in our lives!
Congratulations on First Communion!
We rejoice with our students who will receive First Holy Communion this Saturday! May the Lord bless you with everlasting peace, faith, and joy!
Final Two Weeks: Easter Retreat Wednesdays through May 18, 7pm
Join us for our Easter series "The Risen Lord: The Face of the Father's Mercy"
- May 11: Father Ed Bresnahan, "Going Up? The Ascension, Heaven, Hope and Mercy"
- May 18: Father Tom Ferguson, "Empowered by the Spirit to be Apostles of God's Mercy"
- Missed an evening or want to listen again to one of the talks? Visit our websiteHERE.
Novena for Mother's Day, May 10 - 18
Honor your mother, grandmothers, sisters, aunts, godmothers, and all the women in your life by enrolling them in our Novena of Masses. Pick up an offering card and envelope in the office.
- Sixth graders - You are invited to join the Middle School Youth Group, Thursdays, 6pm.
- Eighth graders - You are invited to join the High School Youth Group, Sundays,7:30pm.
Farewell Reception to Deacon Chris Ryan
Sunday, May 15 (during the pancake breakfast)
Please join us to thank Deacon Chris for his years of service at Good Shepherd. We have been blessed to have Deacon Chris and his family as members of our parish for seven years, including the past four years as a Deacon. Help us wish him well in his future ministries in California!
Young Adults: Kraków in the Capitol
Saturday, July 30, 1 - 11pm at Catholic University of America
Plan now to celebrate World Youth Day without leaving DC! This one-day event will feature nationally known speakers, Stations of the Cross, Mass, Polish food, live concert + more! Contact Miguel@gs-cc.org for details.
Faith Direct - Never Hunt for Envelopes Again!
Thank you for signing up for online giving with Faith Direct. Your generosity supports the ministries of Good Shepherd parish, and using online giving helps us budget more efficiently, protect the environment ... and ends your weekly search for the checkbook and envelopes!
"Loving as Christ loves, serving as Christ serves."